Virden RCMP investigating homicide

December 12, 2022
Sioux Valley Dakota First Nation, Manitoba

News release


On December 10, 2022, at 12:20 am, officers from Virden RCMP received a report of a stabbing at a residence located on the Sioux Valley Dakota First Nation.

Officers, along with EMS, attended and located a 26-year-old female, from Sioux Valley Dakota First Nation, with life-threatening injuries who was later pronounced deceased on scene.

The investigation led to the arrest of 26-year-old Rennie Kristyna Williams, from Sioux Valley Dakota First Nation, who was charged with Second Degree Murder in relation to this homicide. She was remanded into custody for a court appearance scheduled for December 12, 2022, in Brandon.

Virden RCMP, along with RCMP Major Crime Services and Forensic Identification Services, continue to investigate.


Contact information

Sgt. Paul Manaigre, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
Twitter @rcmpmb | @GRCManitoba |

File number: 2022-1771208

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